Pediatricians urged to help smokers quit

...need to stop."You as pediatricians have access to smokers...counselor.The advantage pediatricians have is that the majority...visit with their child's pediatrician than their own doctor. Pediatricians also have the opportunity...

Drive, Chip and Putt: Boys and Girls 7-9

...and critiquing all of the dishes as well as playing with her American Girl dolls. She said she wants to be a dentist or a pediatrician when she grows up. Victoria MatthewsAge: 9Hometown: Great Falls, Va.Plays Golf AT: River Bend Golf & Country Club...

Doctors urge caution in prescribing medical marijuana to kids

...other treatment option, the nation's most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy.Some parents insist that medical...University.The academy's qualified support might lead more pediatricians to prescribe medical marijuana, but the group says pediatric...

Lawmakers give doctors Medicaid boost

...and $13.6 million to internists, pediatricians and family medicine physicians.Those...That ACA raise, for internists, pediatricians and family medicine doctors, was funded...up in the final budget, would allow pediatricians to provide necessary services to low-income...

Augusta pediatrician pens story of growing up to be a doctor

Local pediatrician pens story of lifeDr. Jerry Miller...The Dropout, The Legend, and The Pediatrician, a story of a boy growing up in the...allowing the reader to experience the pediatrician's joyful triumphs, his deep sorrows...

Pediatricians: children should watch less TV

...the academy said, and pediatricians should take a "media history...games and the Internet. The pediatrician could then counsel parents...believe broadcasters and pediatricians were at odds over the issue...children's TV shows dispute pediatricians' recommendations NEW YORK...

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Pediatricians hit by Medicaid payout cut

...and hits hospitals in the wallet. Pediatricians are the most likely to bar new Medicaid...supplies that doctors have to pay for. Pediatricians with a lot of Medicaid patients - typically...according to a host of published reports. Pediatricians' incomes average $160,000 nationally...

Pediatricians forced to deny flu shots to some

...Terrence Cook, an Augusta allergist, said he is hearing from pediatricians who are upset that they have not received seasonal influenza...physician to check who was given those shots. That puts pediatricians in the position of having to deny a Medicaid child a shot...

Rising reports of autism prompt pediatricians' guidelines

...guidelines are an attempt to help pediatricians become more familiar with the...said Dr. Adrian Sandler, a pediatrician from Asheville, N.C...showing it had no benefits. Pediatricians should nonetheless be knowledgeable...

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Girl's death among 500 in one year in community care

...Christen's stool turned black and a couple of days later black and red.On Aug. 23, Fred Ssenjakko took Christen to a pediatrician and saw blood in a stool sample collected. Christen's temperature was 103 degrees. He thought she was going to be hospitalized...